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Networked Audio, Part 1: Standards help the technology grow up

Networked audio has left the novelty stage behind and is moving into its own maturity even as its evolution continues, hastened by the rapid rate of development around standards. “There have been some additional considerations with regard to interoperating in a SMPTE 2110 context, and we’re happy to say we fully support these,” says Kieran […]  More

Saudi Broadcast selects Imagine technology for networking and playout

Saudi Broadcasting Authority (SBA), part of the Ministry of Media in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is replacing the playout technology for its main channels with an integrated solution from Imagine Communications. SBA is seeking to boost daily operational efficiency and eliminate human error for reliable broadcasting. To meet the requirements of SBA, Imagine Communications […]  More

Aret builds new DSNGs for OBN Ethiopia with Lawo audio consoles

Ethiopia’s public broadcaster Oromia Broadcasting Network (OBN) has chosen Lawo mixing consoles and I/O devices as the basis for new DSNG units with 4K workflow. Based in Adama, Ethiopia, OBN is Oromia State’s leading media organisation, serving a regional audience of 35 million people, and viewers nationwide, via satellite. For the technical basis of their […]  More

Synamedia unveils first global research to define fans by attitudes to sports piracy

While almost all sports fans subscribe to a pay-TV or over the top (OTT) service, just over half engage in watching pirated sports services once a month or more, according to new research from Synamedia. Independent video software provider, Synamedia, has unveiled the first in a series of reports designed to broaden understanding of global […]  More

The art of being there without being there: Vislink on adding drama behind closed doors

Live sport and live events bring enjoyment, escapism and a sense of community belonging to millions across the globe, writes David Edwards, live production product manager, Vislink. With many communities currently in total or partial lockdown, populations are finding that without sport, there is something missing from their lives. To reinvigorate the need for human […]  More

EVS leads line-up of sponsors for SVG Europe Football Summit 2020

SVG Europe is delighted to announce EVS as Title Sponsor for our virtual Football Summit 2020 taking place on 18 June. Joining EVS are Case Study Sponsors Pixellot and TVU Networks, along with Session Sponsors Signiant and VIDI. As more European football leagues start to return to action, SVG Europe’s Football Summit 2020 online is […]  More

Esports Focus 2020: Register now to attend live online event on 11 June

SVG Europe is very pleased to present a 70-minute live virtual event, ‘Esports Focus – Building the Business Case for Competitive Video Gaming on TV and OTT’, at 3:30pm UK/4:30pm Europe on Thursday 11 June 2020. Esports Focus is sponsored by Arena Television. Register now to attend Esports Focus 2020. Broadcasters around the world already […]  More

SVG Europe Sit-Down: Pixellot’s Pritchard and Tarablus discuss an AI-driven live sports restart

Pixellot is at the centre of the conversation as federations, leagues and clubs around the world consider how to restart live sports at closed-doors venues with no fans. Pixellot’s technology streamlines the production workflow by deploying an unmanned multi-camera system in a single fixed rig, covering the field of play and delivering a stitched panoramic […]  More